Geekfest Rants Ep. 327:Close Encounters Comic and Making-of Books

Today on GeekFest Rants we celebrate everything Close Encounters of the Third Kind in comic book and Making-of books form. Join Carlos as he goes back into his first viewing of the film and his most recent 40th Anniversary re-release. Plus we compare the Marvel comic book adaptation to the actual film.

Then we review three books on the making-of this classic sci-fi film: CE3K The Visual History, CE3K Diary, and CE3K Production Design Scrapbook. And remember, “I know this. I know what this is! This means something. This is important.”

Source:: Geekfest Rants Ep. 327:Close Encounters Comic and Making-of Books

      

The Toys R Us Report Ep.140: My Top 5 Favorite Christmas Gifts Of All The Times!

Hey kids! Thanks for stopping by. We have a super fun show ahead of us this week. We start off me complaining about Best Buy and about this fool at The Flea Market who threatened me with a screwdriver and then from there we move onto At The Movies where I’m gonna tell you all about a prison flick I saw called The Brawl In Cell Block 99.. I really dug it.

Then it’s onto the main event of the show! My Top 5 Christmas Gifts of all the times! These are gifts I got, not gifts I gave.. it’s a super fun list with everything from consumer electronics to Toys.. I’m sure that you will dig it

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The Toys R Us Report Ep. 139: Who’s Who In The DC Comics Universe: The Elongated Man Plus A.B Silver Plus! Valuable Life Advice!

Hey kids! Thanks for stopping by. We have a super fun show ahead of us this week. We start off with a new little bit from Engineer Emily and The Ensign From Pod-B.. It’s fun from there we have the return of A.B Silver and we find out what dude was wanting to talk with me about. It’s well worth the wait

Then we talk about a movie I saw called Three Billboards Outside Ebbings Montana. I really dug it and I’ll tell you all about it.

After that it’s onto the Main Event of the show where we learn all about the latest dude to appear on the DC-W Network.. The Elongated Man!

We end the show out with some life advice based around The One Day At A Time theme song. It’s a valuable lesson that I’m super happy to pass along to you..

Make sure to hop on over to Support The Report and check out how you can get the ISR Supertape VHS Tape! While helping to support the show. Man, we need all the help that we can get.

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Source:: The Toys R Us Report Ep. 139: Who’s Who In The DC Comics Universe: The Elongated Man Plus A.B Silver Plus! Valuable Life Advice!

      

Geekfest Rants Episode Ep. 326: Lucas – Last Jedi & Escape From NY Posters – Star Tours Review

Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos will tackle to overdue subject of non-Star Wars/Indiana Jones related George Lucas films. These are the films he directed, produced, written, or played another behind the scenes role in. From hits like American Graffiti to bombs like Howard the Duck, we’ll examine most of them.

Then for our “Posters of the Month” we’ll take a look at the teaser poster for Star Wars: The Last Jedi and the classic 1981 action film, Escape From New York.

Plus we have a first hand review of the newly updated Star Tours ride which include a trip to Star Wars: The Last Jedi locations.

Source:: Geekfest Rants Episode Ep. 326: Lucas – Last Jedi & Escape From NY Posters – Star Tours Review

      

The Toys R Us Report Ep. 138: Who’s Who In The DC Comics Universe: The Thinker

Hey kids! Thanks for stopping by. We have a super fun show ahead of us this week. We start off with a new mix from our boy IcebergThirteen. It uses a sample from American Psycho about returning some video tapes. It’s pretty fun.

From there we move onto a movie review of a flick that I loved called Lady Bird. It was so great and I can’t recommend it highly enough!

Then onto the main event of the show where we take a look at the big bad guy for this season of The CW’s The Flash! He’s a dude that goes by the name Clifford Devoe.. AkA The Thinker…

Then from there we finish off the show with some thoughts on Thanksgiving as well as our fun gift giving Christmas Giveaway! The Christmas Junk Box!

Make sure to hop on over to Support The Report and check out how you can get the ISR Supertape VHS Tape! While helping to support the show. Man, we need all the help that we can get.

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The Toys R Us Report Ep.137: At The Movies: The Justice League plus Iceberg 13 and Tons More!

Hey kids! Thanks for stopping by. We have a super fun show ahead of us this week. We start off with a new tune from Engineer Emily and The Ensign From Pod B. They kick it about toys they got. It’s a fun little tune and then it’s off to a brief meeting with Iceberg Thirteen where he explains how to win an argument.

From there it’s on to the main event where we talk about The Justice League movie. There is some indepth talk about abs and how to save them on film forever. It’s thrilling stuff.

For the final bit we talk about a ton of random stuff. TV, Toys and all sorts of good stuff. It’s a good time!

Make sure to hop on over to Support The Report and check out how you can get the ISR Supertape VHS Tape! While helping to support the show. Man, we need all the help that we can get.

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Source:: The Toys R Us Report Ep.137: At The Movies: The Justice League plus Iceberg 13 and Tons More!

      

Geekfest Rants Ep.325:Flash Gordon Figures – Star Wars News – Collectible Glasses

Let’s return to 1979 Saturday morning cartoons to the Flash Gordon inspired line of Mattel action figures. Yes, before the awesome 1980 Sam Jones campy movie of the same name, Flash Gordon had a Filmation produced cartoon series. Today on GeekFest Rants, Carlos looks at the action figures produced based on this show.

Plus we have breaking Star Wars news on all fronts, film, television, and theme parks. Star Wars: The Last Jedi is right around the corner and new movies, a live action TV show, and Star Tours changes have been announced.

And finally we take a look at Movie/TV glassware collecting. We’re talking about Burger King Star Wars glasses and other franchises like Star Trek, E.T., Superman, Indiana Jones, etc.

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The Toys R Us Report: Ep.136: Thor Ragnarok and Some TV Talk. Star Trek, Riverdale and More!

Hey kids! Thanks for stopping by. We have a super fun show ahead of us this week. We start off with a few more tales of The Tubbs Fire. These are all good, a few hero tales and one of them involves a dog and a bike. It’s a good one.

Then we’re onto The Main Event of the show a indepth look at Thor: Ragnorak the latest release from Marvel Studios and the latest from one of my fave directors, Taika Watiti. We went to see this jam on my birthday so there is some fun talk about what I did that day. It’s sort of interesting.

From there we touch on some TV, Comics and other stuff in the final segment. It’s all good man, There’s Star Trek, Riverdale, The Black Hood, Bendis’ move to DC Comics and a bunch of other stuff. It’s a good segment.

Make sure to hop on over to Support The Report and check out how you can get the ISR Supertape VHS Tape! While helping to support the show. Man, we need all the help that we can get.

Also hop on over to VirtualDirtmall.com The ISR Superstore and take care of some of your Retro Junk Shopping needs while also supporting The Toys R Us Report.

Source:: The Toys R Us Report: Ep.136: Thor Ragnarok and Some TV Talk. Star Trek, Riverdale and More!

      

Geekfest Rants Ep. 324: Best TV Shows – GFR 7th Anniversary

What’s good on TV these days? Well, if you are into genre geek entertainment, you come to he right place. Join Carlos at GeekFest Rants, and learn about his top 3 current favorite shows. We’ll go from David Fincher’s creepy Mindhunter, to the latest Star Trek incarnation – Star Trek Discovery, and to family favorite 80’s nerd spectacular Stranger Things.

Also we are going to wish ourselves a belated happy 7th anniversary (insert party horn sound) as we go back in time and peak behind the curtain into the making of GeekFest Rants. Get ready to have a Totally Tubular time.

Source:: Geekfest Rants Ep. 324: Best TV Shows – GFR 7th Anniversary

      

The Audio Handbook Of The Marvel Universe: Hela

Hey kids. This week we have something super fun! An all new/all exciting episode of The Audio Handbook Of The Marvel Universe! This time around we are going to take a look at the main baddie in the latest Marvel Flick Thor Ragnorok. She’s a gal that goes by the name of Hela and she’s the Goddess Of Death!

We’re gonna learn all about how our gal became the goddess of Death, where she came from, her powers and abilities and all other sorts of fun stuff!

Also hop on over to VirtualDirtmall.com The ISR Superstore and take care of some of your Retro Junk Shopping needs while also supporting The Toys R Us Report.

Source:: The Audio Handbook Of The Marvel Universe: Hela